CIS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Benchmark 2.3.0 Checklist Details (Checklist Revisions)

Supporting Resources:

Target:

Target CPE Name
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:r2 (View CVEs)

Checklist Highlights

Checklist Name:
CIS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Benchmark
Checklist ID:
615
Version:
2.3.0
Type:
Compliance
Review Status:
Final
Authority:
Third Party: Center for Internet Security (CIS)
Original Publication Date:
04/02/2018

Checklist Summary:

This document provides prescriptive guidance for establishing a secure configuration posture for Microsoft Windows Server. To obtain the latest version of this guide, please visit https://www.cisecurity.org/cis-benchmarks/. If you have questions, comments, or have identified ways to improve this guide, please write us at feedback@cisecurity.org.

Checklist Role:

  • Server Operating System

Known Issues:

Not provided.

Target Audience:

This document is intended for system and application administrators, security specialists, auditors, help desk, and platform deployment personnel who plan to develop, deploy, assess, or secure solutions that incorporate Microsoft Windows Server.

Target Operational Environment:

  • Managed

Testing Information:

This guide was tested on a system running Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2.

Regulatory Compliance:

Not provided.

Comments/Warnings/Miscellaneous:

Not provided.

Disclaimer:

This document is intended for system and application administrators, security specialists, auditors, help desk, and platform deployment personnel who plan to develop, deploy, assess, or secure solutions that incorporate Microsoft Windows Server.

Product Support:

support@cisecurity.org

Point of Contact:

support@cisecurity.org

Sponsor:

Not provided.

Licensing:

This document is intended for system and application administrators, security specialists, auditors, help desk, and platform deployment personnel who plan to develop, deploy, assess, or secure solutions that incorporate Microsoft Windows Server.

Change History:

Changing status from "Under Review" to "Final" - 01 December 2015
Changed status from "Under Review" to "Final" - 29 December 2015
moved to FINAL - 6/7/2016
Moved to FINAL - 03/06/2017
Updated to FINAL - 5/4/2018
Updated URL - 09/24/19

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NIST checklist record last modified on 09/24/2019